North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2012

2122 - Metal ore mining

This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in mining metallic minerals (ores). Also included are establishments engaged in ore dressing and beneficiating operations, whether performed at mills operated in conjunction with the mines served or at mills, such as custom mills, operated separately. These include mills that crush, grind, wash, dry, sinter, calcine or leach ore, or perform gravity separation or flotation operations.

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2012 - Classification structure
Code Industry
21221Iron ore mining Iron ore mining
21222Gold and silver ore mining Gold and silver ore mining
21223Copper, nickel, lead and zinc ore mining Copper, nickel, lead and zinc ore mining
21229Other metal ore mining Other metal ore mining
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